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75 in ’13: Warrior

  For the sixtieth book in the challenge, I read Warrior by ZoĆ« Archer, book one in The Blades of the Rose series. Every chapter felt like a new episode of a TV show. There was a lot of unnecessary … Continue reading

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75 in ’13: Fer-de-Lance

  For the fifty-ninth book in the challenge, I read Fer-de-Lance by Rex Stout, the first in his Nero Wolfe series. I didn’t connect with the main characters very well. There’s a lot of fat-shaming in the narrator, Archie, and … Continue reading

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75 in ’13: Tipping the Velvet

  For the fifty-eighth book in the challenge, I read Tipping the Velvet by Sarah Waters. Okay, Waters did her research here, and it shows. Not that I’m any expert on gay or lesbian experiences in the late Victorian era, … Continue reading

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75 in ’13: Swordspoint

  For the fifty-seventh book in the challenge, I read Swordspoint by Ellen Kushner, the first in her World of Riverside series. This was a different writing style than the last several books I’d read, and it took a while … Continue reading

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75 in ’13: Heir Untamed

For the fifty-sixth book in the challenge, I read Heir Untamed by Danielle Bourdon, and wished I hadn’t. This is the first book in her Latvala Royals series. I only finished it because I wanted to see if I was … Continue reading

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75 in ’13: Anne of Avonlea

  For the fifty-fifth book in the challenge, I read Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery, the second book in the Anne of Green Gables series. Anne is sixteen and growing up. She goes to teaching college and gets a … Continue reading

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75 in ’13: Anne of Green Gables

  For the fifty-fourth book in the challenge, I read Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery, the first in the Anne of Green Gables series. You guys, I read this whole series so many times growing up that I … Continue reading

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